Window into Well-Being – Free Parent and Caregiver Workshop – Tuesday May 1st

Hey Lions!  We are offering another FREE PARENT and CAREGIVER Workshop!  Please join us for “”Promoting Positive Mental Health in your Teens and Pre-Teens” with Charity Fleming.  Our third and final FREE workshop will occur on Tuesday May 1st from 7-8:30 PM. Please follow the link to the flyer for more details. Window Into Well-Being May […]

Waterloo Region Police Open House – May 12th / 2018

Hey Lions!  Check out the Waterloo Region Police Open House on Saturday May 12th from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM.  Check out the attached flyer for more information! Waterloo Region Police Open House May 12 2018

Join the Parent Involvement Committee

The Parent Involvement Committee (PIC) is now accepting applications until June 1st. PIC invites parents/guardians of students currently enrolled in one of the WRDSB schools OR community members who do not have children currently enrolled in a WRDSB school to apply for positions on the committee. The goal of PIC is to have members who are committed […]


Hey Lions!  Please come to our 50th Anniversary Celebration tomorrow (Saturday April 28th / 2018)! Our ceremony begins at 11:00 AM.  Doors open at 10:30 AM. You won’t want to miss the Food trucks, life-size games, memory lane and cake! Parking: Please park along the streets. Alternative parking is available at Keatsway Public School on Keatsway Road, which is a short […]

WRDSB flags at half-mast this weekend for National Day of Mourning

The National Day of Mourning takes place annually on April 28. This weekend schools throughout Waterloo Region District School Board, as well as at the Education Centre, will be flying flags at half-mast in dedication to the memory of thousands of workers who have been killed, injured or have suffered illness as a result of work-related […]

May 4 is a P.D. Day

Please note that there is no school on Friday, May 4, 2018 for students so that our staff are able to participate in important learning and training opportunities. All Extended Day Programs will operate from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.  The professional development for elementary teachers is being planned by the elementary Teachers’ Federation of […]

Managing Anxiety

In order to protect the identity of the student involved, this Parent Post has been published anonymously. As a parent of a teen with a chronic anxiety disorder, I want to share my experience with you, because anxiety is still often misunderstood, underdiagnosed and enveloped in shame – for both the children and the parents. What is […]

This Week at Centennial – April 23rd to April 27th

Hey Lions!  Here is a quick look at our week ahead!  Also don’t forget it Centennial’s 50th Anniversary on Saturday April 28th!

Annual Children’s Hero Awards – Call for nominations

Hey Lions!  The date for the Children’s Hero Awards has been set for Saturday June 9th, 2018 and the call for nominations for heroes is currently being distributed.  Please see the attached document for more information. call for nominations I also welcome you to visit their website at where more information and the Nomination form can be […]

PIC Parent Conference 2018

By Laurie Tremble – Laurie is a member of the Parent Involvement Committee (PIC) and former co-chair of the Waterloo Region Assembly of Public School Councils (WRAPSC). She is a parent to two boys – Luke attends grade 10 at Grand River Collegiate, and Sean attends grade 8 at Sunnyside. On Saturday, April 7, the […]